Doing Research? Check out our Current Database Trials

The following databases are available on a trial basis:

Radio microphone, 1948 Film cameraman, c.1930 Jimi Hendrix Keeping up with showbiz news
[images from Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive]

  • Art Source
    Developed from a merger of high-quality databases from EBSCO Publishing and H.W. Wilson, and including many unique sources that were never previously available, this database covers a broad range of related subjects, from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design. [Trial ends April 19, 2013.]
  • EBSCO eBook Academic Collection
    This growing subscription package contains a large selection of multidisciplinary eBook titles representing a broad range of academic subject matter. More than 113,000 titles are included, all with unlimited user access and downloading capabilities. [Trial ends April 13, 2013.]

  • Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive
    An archival research resource containing the essential primary sources for studying the history of the film and entertainment industries, from the era of vaudeville and silent movies through to 2000. The core US and UK trade magazines covering film, music, broadcasting and theater are all included, together with film fan magazines and music press titles. [Trial ends March 30, 2013.]

  • Silent Films Online
    Brings together films that represent the basis of modern cinematic technique and film theory. Carefully curated with ASP’s Video Advisory Board, the database covers silent features, serials, and shorts from the 1890s to the 1930s. [Trial ends April 13, 2013.]

Let us know if you have any comments/feedback on these trials, or would like us to trial another database. Check out all of our subscription databases, or find databases by subject.

Advertisements

About Susanne

Digital Services Librarian.

Posted on March 19, 2013, in databases, trials. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: